Movies and TV shows like Point Pleasant

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Point Pleasant (2005)
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Point Pleasant
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A series of supernatural events begins in a small coastal New Jersey town after the arrival of a mysterious teenage girl, who apparently has the ability to influence the people and events around her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric
Plot: supernatural ability, betrayal, small town, human nature, curses spells and rituals, mystery, good versus evil, memory loss, supernatural, mysterious character, small town life, danger, dishonesty, dark heroine, rivalry, heaven and hell, free will, amnesiac, armageddon, coastal town, love interest, apocalypse, priest, female protagonist, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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Shadow Bound
Horror
USA
20 min.
 8.7
The Dark Secret of Harvest Home
Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
USA
300 min.
 8.1
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Most similar movies to Point Pleasant

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, mystery, murder, supernatural ability and crimes mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Point Pleasant: Salem's Lot (2004), Salem's Lot (1979), Hemlock Grove (2013), The Ring Two (2005), Shadow Bound (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Salem's Lot
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: vampire, hospital, ghost, mysterious character, mystery, supernatural ability, good versus evil, small town, murder, priest, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, maine, middle east, usa
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Salem's Lot
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, dark ...
Plot: vampire, small town, supernatural, murder, death, ghost, splatter, adaptation, mysterious character, mentor, blood, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey
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System:   68%
    User:   63%
 
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 7.2
 33K
Hemlock Grove
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: One cannot quench his all-consuming thirst. The other cannot tame the beast clawing its way out. In the sleepy Pennsylvania village of Hemlock Grove, two young men struggle to accept painful truths: about family, themselves, the mystery of the White ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, gothic, atmospheric, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, small town, investigation, gory, drugs/alcohol, murder, mystery, small town life, who done it, gypsy, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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System:   68%
    User:   57%
 
 5.4
 82K
The Ring Two
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, small town, mental institution, ghost, haunted by the past, danger, ghosts, deadly, lame, catastrophe, police investigation, evil child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   75%
 
The Dark Secret of Harvest Home
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
Story: A young couple moves to a quiet New England village, only to soon find themselves mixed up in mysterious rituals.
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Plot: small town, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, mystery, village, supernatural ability, small town life, village life, harvest, ritual, cult ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa
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    User:   71%
 
 8.7
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Shadow Bound
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Welcome to Veritas. It is an old place. A place with a long memory. A city of shadows and hidden terrors long forgotten by the modern world of 1931. But some things in the shadows are best left forgotten... SHADOW BOUND follows famed pulp horror ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, gothic, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   76%
 
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Millennium
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Horror, Thriller
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Duration: 45 min.
Story: A retired FBI serial-profiler joins the mysterious Millennium Group, a team of underground ex-law enforcement experts dedicated to fighting against the ever-growing forces of evil and darkness in the world.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Plot: serial killer, cult, special agents, crime, supernatural ability, investigation, murder, mystery, good versus evil, crimes, fbi, murder investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, washington d.c.
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System:   63%
    User:   71%
 
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Mortuary
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A family moves to a small town in California where they plan on starting a new life while running a long-abandoned funeral home. The locals fear the place, which is suspected to be on haunted ground
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: gory, ghost, mysterious character, serial killer, small town, zombie, mystery, slasher, afterlife, murder, curses spells and rituals, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   70%
 
 7.6
 32K
Haven
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: FBI agent Audrey Parker arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine to solve a murder and soon discovers the town's many secrets—which also hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of her lost past.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, gloomy
Plot: small town, supernatural, fbi, special agents, supernatural ability, investigation, small town life, law enforcement, paranormal, female protagonist, social misfits, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   50%
 
Bad Blood... the Hunger
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: For several college students embarked on a summer of sun and fun find that their adventure turns eerily macabre when dark and ancient forces propel them into a sinister enclave peopled by human, night-stalking, ravenous flesh-eaters whose wit and ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, macabre, sinister ...
Plot: danger, gory, mystery, deadly, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, isolation, religions or cults, ritual sacrifice, road rage, flesh eating, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   48%
 
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Plot: ghost, losing-it hero, mysterious character, mystery, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, couple relations, haunted house, dangerous attraction, infidelity, afterlife, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   51%
 
 5.2
 16K
The Order
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: For centuries, a secret Order of priests has existed within the Church. A renegade priest, Father Alex Bernier, is sent to Rome to investigate the mysterious death of one of the Order's most revered members. Following a series of strangely ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: mystery, investigation, supernatural, murder, catholicism, death, religion, obsessive quest, redemption, chase, suicide, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, jerusalem, rome italy, italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   53%
 
Omen IV: The Awakening
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Damien Thorn is dead, but his prophecy is reborn in a girl named Delia, who is adopted by two attorneys, Gene & Karen York. When Karen realises her baby was born under suspicious circumstances, she hires a private investigator to find ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural ability, uncover truth, mystery, parents and children, good versus evil, murder, danger, deadly, rivalry, nanny, family relations, adoption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   62%
 
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Rise of the Dead
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: gory, zombie, deadly, mystery, supernatural, small town, babies and infants, ghost, deadly creature, vengeance, pregnancy, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   60%
 
The Visitation
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Antioch, the former Father Travis Jordan lost his faith on God three years ago when his beloved wife was murdered and the criminals never found. Suddenly, miracles happen in the little town: the son of the newcomer and veterinary Morgan Elliot ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: small town, mysterious character, mystery, supernatural ability, investigation, family in danger, murder, haunted by the past, possession, church, dog, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   51%
 
 5.7
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From Within
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The residents of a small American town begin to die one-by-one apparently by suicide...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, afterlife, small town life, mystery, teenage life, deadly, supernatural, clergy, social misfits, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   45%
 
 5.7
 40K
The Reaping
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Katherine Morrissey, a former Christian missionary, lost her faith after the tragic deaths of her family. Now she applies her expertise to debunking religious phenomena. When a series of biblical plagues overrun a small town, Katherine arrives to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, biblical, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, small town, apocalypse, investigation, religion, christianity, legends and myths, blood, end of the world, god, miraculous event, devil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, egypt, usa, campus
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System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
 5.6
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The Evictors
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the 1940s, a young couple moves into a remote house near a small town in Louisiana. The house has a history of violence that seems to be repeating itself…
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, domestic disturbance, afterlife, village, haunted house, mystery, danger, deadly, farm, supernatural, mentally unstable, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, year 1942
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
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 3K
The Marsh
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Writer Claire Holloway is troubled by nightmares of Rose Marsh Farm. She decides to vacation at the farm which unbeknown to her is haunted by the ghost of a little girl and a teenage boy. Claire enlists the help of Geoffry Hunt to help uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, mystery, countryside, small town, danger, supernatural, ghost, writer's life, rose, haunted by the past, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   44%
 
 5.3
 43K
The Covenant
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four young men who belong to a supernatural legacy are forced to battle a fifth power long thought to have died out. Another great force they must contend with is the jealousy and suspicion that threatens to tear them apart.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, sexy, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: magic, supernatural, witch, good versus evil, spiders, chase, high school, male nudity, buddies, school, witches, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
 6.5
 67K
Horns
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the aftermath of his girlfriend's mysterious death, a young man awakens to strange horns sprouting from his temples.
Style: dark humor, serious, offbeat, surreal, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, murder, vengeance, murder mystery, devil, drugs/alcohol, protagonist as suspect, dark fantasy, male nudity, violence, blood, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, turkey, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   52%
 
 5.8
 4K
The Lodger
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in Los Angeles with two converging plot lines – The first involves an uneasy relationship between a psychologically unstable landlady and her enigmatic lodger – The second is about a troubled detective engaged in a cat-and-mouse game with ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, hollywood, murder, mystery, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, deadly, mysterious character, slasher, mind game, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
The Last Exorcism
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After years of performing “exorcisms” and taking believers’ money, Reverend Marcus travels to rural Louisiana with a film crew so he can dispel what he believes is the myth of demonic possession. The dynamic reverend is certain that this will ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, blood, religion, clergy, devil, demons, death, murder, hospital, farm, curses spells and rituals, witches ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
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Try to Remember
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fifteen years after a murderer is convicted he is released and all the witnesses against him begin to be murdered.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, police investigation, partners against crime, crime, vengeance, small town, murder, small town life, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   52%
 
 4.8
 11K
The Return
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joanna Mills has a successful career but feels her personal life is spinning out of control. She has few friends, an estranged father, and a crazy ex-boyfriend who is stalking her. Joanna begins having terrifying visions of a woman's murder, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, gloomy, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mystery, supernatural, supernatural ability, death, memory, chase, twists & turns, crimes, danger, psychology, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
Satan's Playground
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: SATAN'S PLAYGROUND is a supernatural shocker chronicling a family's spine-tingling odyssey in New Jersey's legendary Pine Barrens region. En route to a wilderness camping retreat, their car inexplicably breaks down. As darkness falls, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, surreal, atmospheric
Plot: babies and infants, gory, ghost, serial killer, slasher, supernatural ability, wilderness, survival, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, new jersey, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   42%
 
 5.3
 4K
The Guardian
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The idyllic lives of Phil and Kate seem complete when they select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child. But the lovely young Camilla s not what she appears to be.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: hidden identity, mysterious character, nanny, danger, sacrifice, supernatural, babies and infants, witches, gory, death, curses spells and rituals, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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System:   49%
    User:   51%
 
Dracula II: Ascension
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sequel to Dracula 2000. Father Uffizi [Jason Scott Lee] hunts vampires. He travels the world to behead them with his bullwhip, but his ultimate goal is to find the first vampire, Dracula (revealed as Judas Iscariot in Dracula 2000), absolve ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, gothic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, gory, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, danger, deadly, good versus evil, dracula, mysterious character, superhuman powers, daring rescue, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa, london, europe ...
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System:   49%
    User:   56%
 

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 4.8
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The Incubus
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Things are starting to change when a group of mysterious teens move into the small town of Spoon River. All of a sudden, people in the neighborhood are starting to come down with an unexplained disease. In spite of this, one girl is intrigued by the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, vintage, gothic
Plot: mysterious character, supernatural ability, small town, plague, small town life, imaginary, ghost, supernatural, danger, impossible love, supernatural romance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
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System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
 5.9
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After.Life
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, bleak, twist ending ...
Plot: afterlife, mystery, supernatural, mysterious character, death, life & death, dealing with death, twists & turns, plot twist, nudity (topless - notable), danger, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   48%
    User:   40%
 
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